Fall Lecture Series – Clarence Jefferson Hall Jr.

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Clarence Jefferson (Jeff) Hall Jr. is assistant professor in the Department of History at Queensborough Community College / CUNY and visiting instructor of Sustainability Studies in the Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies at Pratt Institute. His teaching and research investigate the intersectional histories of environment, race, and incarceration in the U.S. In his …

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$5

Fall Lecture Series – Lisa Kiziuk & Fred de Long, “Food and Feathers”

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

This Lecture is Free to attend. As the Director of the Bird Conservation Program at Willistown Conservation Trust (WCT), and founding partner of the Northeast Motus Collaboration (NMC), Lisa Kiziuk's primary goal is to connect people to the natural world through education technology, and scientific research to develop a strong conservation ethic to protect birds …

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FREE

Fall Lecture Series – Kate Messner

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Kate Messner is passionately curious and writes books for kids who wonder, too. Her award-winning titles include picture books like Over and Under the Snow and How to Write a Story; novels like All the Answers, Breakout, and Chirp; engaging nonfiction like The Next President and Tracking Pythons; the Fergus and Zeke easy reader series, …

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2022 Loon Celebration at the VIC!

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Our friends from the Adirondack Center for Loon Conservation are back at the VIC again this year to celebrate in style.  Join us for a day of activities highlighting one of the Adirondack's most iconic birds, the Common Loon.  The fun-filled "loony" afternoon will feature activities for the whole family, including great food provided by …

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Recurring Event Fall Running Series

Fall Running Series

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Trail Runners! The fall series is right around the corner. Join us for cool Wednesday evening runs starting at 5:30. We will keep registration brief, and start running at 5:45. Hope to see you all there. Come explore the trails at the VIC with a new course each week. Bound over boardwalks, tromp down forest …

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Fall Lecture Series – Garrett Kopp of Birch Boys 10/13

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Garrett Kopp is the founder and president of Birch Boys, a local business that sells Chaga tea made from fungi. Their mission is to demonstrate the benefits of a more informed relationship with North American Forests & Fungi. The Lecture series is sponsored by the Adirondack Council and is free to students from Paul Smith’s College …

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Adirondack Wild Meeting

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Adirondack Wild Meets at Paul Smith’s Visitor Interpretive Center on October 14. The 2022 Wilderness and Wild Stewardship Awards will be announced. The event in the VIC auditorium runs from 11 AM to 3 PM and is free and open to the public. Please bring your own lunches. Light refreshments will be available. Face masking …

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Fall Lecture Series Old Ranger Tales 10/15

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Join VIC Director Scott van Laer, a retired Forest Ranger, as he moderates a panel of Rangers (ret) who tell their tales of rescues, wildfires and other outdoor adventures during their careers as Forest Rangers in the Adirondacks. The Lecture series is sponsored by the Adirondack Council and is free to students from Paul Smith's …

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Recurring Event Fall Running Series

Fall Running Series

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Trail Runners! The fall series is right around the corner. Join us for cool Wednesday evening runs starting at 5:30. We will keep registration brief, and start running at 5:45. Hope to see you all there. Come explore the trails at the VIC with a new course each week. Bound over boardwalks, tromp down forest …

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Free – $5.00

Fall Lecture Series – Mike “Bahadur” Rechlin

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

This double header is an opportunity to enjoy an evening of sharing the experiences of Adirondacker’s in the Himalayas and to help support the upcoming trip of Paul Smith’s College students to Nepal.  The lecture, Mountains and Mountain People, runs from 6:30-7:30pm.  Come listen to tales and adventures of friends and neighbors who ventured far …

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Fall Lecture Series – Chris Murphy of Trout Power 10/22

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Chris Murphy is president of Trout Power, a nonprofit dedicated to studying native brook trout strains and connecting anglers to science. Trout Power aims to locate the native strains through the help of volunteers and works to protect their Adirondack legacy. The Lecture series is sponsored by the Adirondack Council and is free to students …

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Recurring Event Fall Running Series

Fall Running Series

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Trail Runners! The fall series is right around the corner. Join us for cool Wednesday evening runs starting at 5:30. We will keep registration brief, and start running at 5:45. Hope to see you all there. Come explore the trails at the VIC with a new course each week. Bound over boardwalks, tromp down forest …

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Free – $5.00

Fall Lecture Series John Davis 10/27

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

John Davis, a renowned national wildlife advocate with Adirondack conservation experience, is an advocate for wildland restoration and reconnected wildlife pathways that have been disturbed by roads, buildings, and other obstacles, to benefit nature and communities. Davis was a co-founder of The Wildlands Project (now Wildlands Network) and Wild Farm Alliance and has served on …

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Fall Lecture Series – Hadley Kruczek-Aaron 10/29

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Dr. Hadley Kruczek-Aaron, Professor and chair, Department of Anthropology, SUNY Potsdam, will be discussing the film "Searching for Timbuctoo." In the mid-1800s, abolitionist and real estate baron Gerrit Smith devised a “scheme of justice and benevolence” that he hoped would provide refuge to black families. This film reconstructs the nearly forgotten history of that refuge, …

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Recurring Event Fall Running Series

Fall Running Series

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Trail Runners! The fall series is right around the corner. Join us for cool Wednesday evening runs starting at 5:30. We will keep registration brief, and start running at 5:45. Hope to see you all there. Come explore the trails at the VIC with a new course each week. Bound over boardwalks, tromp down forest …

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Free – $5.00

Franklin County’s Housing Discussion

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Franklin County’s Housing Discussion Franklin County, NY – Come join us to discuss and provide input on Franklin County’s housing market, impacts on the local community, and future housing needs. Your input will help develop a Comprehensive Housing Study and Strategy that includes Franklin, Essex, Clinton, and Hamilton counties. All are welcome. The meeting will …

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Recurring Event Fall Running Series

Fall Running Series

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Trail Runners! The fall series is right around the corner. Join us for cool Wednesday evening runs starting at 5:30. We will keep registration brief, and start running at 5:45. Hope to see you all there. Come explore the trails at the VIC with a new course each week. Bound over boardwalks, tromp down forest …

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Free – $5.00
Recurring Event Fall Running Series

Fall Running Series

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Trail Runners! The fall series is right around the corner. Join us for cool Wednesday evening runs starting at 5:30. We will keep registration brief, and start running at 5:45. Hope to see you all there. Come explore the trails at the VIC with a new course each week. Bound over boardwalks, tromp down forest …

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Free – $5.00
Recurring Event Fall Running Series

Fall Running Series

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

Trail Runners! The fall series is right around the corner. Join us for cool Wednesday evening runs starting at 5:30. We will keep registration brief, and start running at 5:45. Hope to see you all there. Come explore the trails at the VIC with a new course each week. Bound over boardwalks, tromp down forest …

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Free – $5.00

Jingle Bell Snowshoe Race

Paul Smith's VIC 8023 State Route 30, Paul Smiths, NY

28th Annual Jingle Bell 5 Km Snowshoe Race hosted by the Paul Smith’s College Striders on the PSC VIC trails. Saturday, December 3rd 1 PM The Paul Smith's College Striders are hosting the 28th Annual 5 Km Jingle Bell snowshoe race to give area runners the opportunity to challenge themselves on this early season snowshoe …

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